Vatican City, 19 December 2013 (VIS) – The Holy See Press Office today published the following communiqué:
“On 18 December, upon an initiative of the Pontifical Commission for Reference on the Organisation of the Economic-Administrative Structure of the Holy See, following a formal bidding and selection procedure, an advisory role has been entrusted to McKinsey & Company for the development – in close collaboration with the heads of the relevant offices – of an integrated plan to render the organisation of means of communication within the Holy See more functional, effective and modern.
The consultancy project will aim to provide the Commission with the information needed to make appropriate recommendations to the Holy Father.
At the same time, in collaboration with the Pontifical Commission for Reference on the Organisation of the Economic-Administrative Structure of the Holy See, the necessary action is being taken to align the accounting procedures of all agencies of the Holy See with international standards.
Collaboration on this project has been entrusted, following a bidding and selection process, to the KPMG international network.”